Barking Up the Wrong Tree
World War I; Babel Proclamation; Council of Defense; German Language; Anti-Germanism; Prohibition; Business;
German pastors appeal to Governor to reject any proposed bill against language upcoming, citing earlier demographic dangers brought on by "inimical legislation."
Julius Boden; Ed. J. Marolf; H. R. Naumer; John L. Margold; John Luppen
State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa
Box #14, Council of Defense, Governor's Office: Harding, Research Group #43, S61/07/05
1918-02-24; Muscatine County; Wilton, Iowa